Forbes Lists Vuzix Among America’s Best Small Companies in 2021

Wearable display pioneer in good company

Forbes has officially named Vuzix® to its 2021 list of America’s top 100 small companies.

The endorsement comes after a very successful year for Vuzix, as more smart glasses begin to enter the workplace with each passing week.

Ranked 69th on the list with an annual return of 223.7 percent, Vuzix faced stiff competition in being named to Forbes’ list. Over 1,000 companies were considered, all of which have been public for at least 12 months.

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The rankings were based on the following metrics:

  • Earnings
  • Sales growth
  • Return on equity
  • Total stock return (over the past 12 months and last five years)

Vuzix Forbes top 100 small companies 2021

Vuzix has been named for Forbes list of 100 Best Small Companies for 2021

A year to remember for hands-free AR

Such recognition comes at the tail end of another remarkable year for Vuzix and its line of smart glasses for enterprise.

Before March 2020, smart glasses were beginning to take the business world by storm. Leaders in healthcare, manufacturing, and technical work had begun to see the benefits of equipping team members with wearable displays.

Global lockdowns accelerated adoption rates, as businesses looked to technology to navigate the perils of operating during a global pandemic. Vuzix smart glasses helped fill the gap, even helping to train vaccine handlers.

You can find the full list of Forbes’ best small companies for 2022 here.

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